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I am a happy-go-lucky person with deep rooted interests in reading, writing, travelling and eating

Tennis player, stand-up comedian, scientist; IIMs students are a diverse bunch this year
Fri, Oct 13, 2017

In the current IIM-Ahmedabad (IIM-A) batch, for instance, there is an interesting bunch of profiles including a model, a filmmaker and few fashion designers.

GATE 2017 topper Ravi Shankar Mishra (AIR 3) shares exam tips, says follow day-wise strategy
Thu, Oct 12, 2017

GATE 2017: Ravi Shankar Mishra has cracked GATE twice — in 2015, he scored All India Rank 1 in mechanical engineering while in 2017, he achieved AIR 3 in computer science engineering.

GATE 2017 topper Ameya Dravid (AIR 2) says old papers and test series help in preparation
Thu, Oct 12, 2017

GATE topper shares his exam strategy, preparation tips and why he choose to pursue PhD from IISc instead of joining any PSU

Delhi guest teacher recruitment issue: Between L-G and government, it’s all about passing the buck
Mon, Oct 09, 2017

In Delhi, which boasts of best infrastructure, the student-teacher ratio stands at an alarming 1:47 while for MCD primary schools, it is 1:45. In Finland, recognised for its good education, it is at 1:13.

SSC CGL 2017: Candidates demand normalisation of scores
Mon, Sep 25, 2017

SSC CGL 2017: After the answer key was released, candidates analysed that the questions were comparatively difficult for those who appeared in and before August 16 sessions,

Teacher’s Day: These people left their lucrative jobs to tutor students online
Tue, Sep 05, 2017

With digital revolution, qualified individuals from IIT or Harvard University are ditching their high paid jobs to take up online tuition for free.

Married at 8, this Rajasthan woman who cleared NEET hits fund hurdle
Wed, Aug 09, 2017

Rupa's life underwent a sea change after the results. Accolades poured in and she became a role model overnight. "My school and coaching institutes have felicitated me and young girls come to meet me. Unfortunately, not many families are willing to educate their girls," she said.

SSC CGL Tier I 2017: Quick tips to crack exam section-wise
Fri, Aug 04, 2017

SSC CGL 2017: While candidates must have done their preparation, these section-wise last minute strategy will help you analyse on how much to score and what chapters to read again.

AIIMS MBBS paper leak: Delhi High Court seeks status report from CBI
Wed, Jul 26, 2017

The CBI on June 15 registered a case to look into the alleged cheating instances in the AIIMS MBBS entrance examination conducted online on May 28.

Son of autorickshaw driver cracks CAT 2016, secures seat in IIM Rohtak
Tue, Jul 25, 2017

His love for electronics grew when he found solace and money in repairing and selling gadgets. "During my college days, I started buying, repairing and selling phones and other electronic items of friends, much before the OLX came. I knew electronics is my real calling," said he.

ICAI CA final 2017 topper AIR 3 Krishna Pawan Gupta shares his success strategy
Fri, Jul 21, 2017

The topper is a son of a Chartered Accountant and it is his business family background that helped in building a strong academic foundation. He tells us how he cracked CA final in the first attempt, kept a distance from social networking sites and the number of hours he devoted to his studies.

Punjab Board 12th compartment result 2017 declared at pseb.ac.in
Sun, Jul 09, 2017

The girls again outshone boys with a pass percentage of 72.59. For boys, it was 54.42. PSEB chairman Balbir Singh Dhol, while declaring the results, said the pass percentage dipped this year because they had not given any extra marks to students.

JEE Advanced 2017: This Ranchod will remind you of Aamir Khan’s role in 3 Idiots
Tue, Jun 20, 2017

JEE Advanced 2017: Ranchod Ram from Rajasthan is planning to take up B Tech in either electrical or computer science or electrical and communication.

AIIMS result 2017: Topper Abhishek Dogra (AIR 9) stayed off social media; know his success strategy
Fri, Jun 16, 2017

AIIMS result 2017: While many students get enrolled in the classroom or the distance learning programme, Abhishek Dogra attended classes of two coaching centres. "I used to juggle between these centres. In both places the teachers were good and the test series were helping," said he.

JEE Main results: Want to drop a year to get admission in IIT/ NIT? Read this
Sun, Apr 30, 2017

JEE Main results 2017: Besides IITs, there are other reputed colleges like BITs, VIT that have good infrastructure and active placement cell. Students of these colleges get good exposure and jobs

Now, Delhi University students to study Chetan Bhagat’s Five Point Someone
Mon, Apr 24, 2017

Under CBCS, students from any stream who wish to take English as their elective subject can opt for Popular Fiction paper.

NIRF ranking 2017: JNU, Jadavpur got top rank not for Afzal Guru slogans but for good research, says Javadekar
Tue, Apr 04, 2017

The HRD Minister released the India Rankings 2017 of National Institutional Ranking Framework in which JNU has gained second position (last year it was at number 3) while Jadavpur University has entered the top 10 list

HRD Ministry announces NIRF ranking 2017: IISc, IIT Madras, IIM-A best institutes in India
Fri, Apr 07, 2017

NIRF ranking 2017: IIT Madras has taken the spot for the best engineering college in India.

JEE Main 2017 analysis: Maths paper was lengthy and tricky
Thu, Apr 27, 2017

JEE Main 2017: A total of 10.2 lakh candidates registered for the exam

JEE Main 2017: IIT students’ tips on how to spend a day before the exam
Thu, Apr 27, 2017

JEE Main 2017: Motivate yourself by reading JEE toppers' interviews and inspiration stories

GATE 2017: Career options for low and good scorers
Wed, Mar 29, 2017

At present around 50 PSUs including BHEL, Indian Oil Corporation, NTPC, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre are using the GATE score

Paper leak: What measures government should take to check it
Thu, Mar 09, 2017

Due to paper leak or cheating cases, the government has to re-conduct the exam which results in huge financial losses. The candidates too face unwarranted hassles.

NEET 2017: Petition to roll back age criteria filed in Supreme Court
Fri, Feb 10, 2017

According to the guidelines, a candidate can appear only thrice for NEET and his age should not be over 25 years

NEET: Roll back age and attempt criterias, students protest
Sat, Feb 04, 2017

CBSE will conduct NEET for admission in undergraduate courses on May 7, 2017

Never bear these 5 things in your career
Mon, Feb 06, 2017

Here are some useful tips to help you sort out issues that you might face in your professional and personal life

Top reasons why engineers choose to do MBA
Tue, Jan 17, 2017

It has become a norm for science students to get admission in a prestigious IIT and then aim for an IIM to get a degree in management.

CAT 2016 topper Avidipto Chakraborty scores perfect 100 percentile
Thu, Oct 12, 2017

CAT 2016: Besides CAT, Avidipto Chakraborty appeared for GMAT and IIFT.

Top 5 job trends to look out for in 2017
Mon, Jan 02, 2017

Digitisation was the buzz word for 2016 and will continue its domination in the coming year.

Year-ender 2016: Top education stories of this year
Thu, Dec 29, 2016

A lowdown of major developments that have happened in education sector in 2016

RRB NTPC exam 2016: About three lakh candidates shortlisted for stage 2
Thu, Dec 08, 2016

RRB NTPC results 2016: The Railway Recruitment Board conducted the exam this year to fill 18252 non-technical posts.

Naukri.com warns job seekers of fake calls
Tue, Dec 06, 2016

Naukri.com has come up with an advertisement to make candidates aware about fake recruitment agencies

Brexit, Trump win: Indian student’s overseas dream may fall apart
Thu, Nov 17, 2016

How Donald Trump's win and Brexit will affect Indian students plan to study abroad

CAT 2015 topper Sabyasachi Mishra shares the secret to his 100 percentile score
Mon, Oct 24, 2016

While most candidates burn the midnight oil, Sabyasachi Mishra cracked one of the toughest examinations, the Common Admission Test (CAT) in his first attempt in 2015.

This colonel has trained 1400 soldiers in two years for Indian Army
Tue, Oct 18, 2016

Colonal Ajay Kothiyal, who has found his definition of nationalism by training over 1800 youth, out of which about 1400 have been selected in the Indian Army.

ISSET and NASA host Mission Discovery programme in city school
Tue, Oct 11, 2016

In this five-day programme, students are divided in teams where each group has to present one unique idea that can be 'workable and useful to earth'.

CAT 2015 topper Prateek Bajpai gives 10 tips to crack the exam
Tue, Oct 04, 2016

Prateek Bajpai talks on exam strategy, how he maintained a balance between his job and CAT preparation and also shares his future plans